By Devon Monk
Allison Beckstrom has willingly paid the cost of soreness to exploit magic, and has obeyed the foundations of the Authority, the clandestine association that makes-and enforces-all magic coverage. but if the Authority's new boss, Bartholomew Wray, refuses to think that the surprising rash of deaths in Portland could be brought on by magic, Allie needs to decide to persist with the Authority's ideas, or flip opposed to the very humans for whom she's risked her existence.
To cease the plague of darkish magic spreading during the urban, all that she values should be at the line: her magic, her thoughts, her lifestyles. Now, as lifeless magic clients upward thrust to feed upon the blameless and the folk closest to her start to fall, Allie is set to expire of techniques.